Growth Product Manager

  • BlockFi
  • Remote (New York, NY, USA)
  • Dec 01, 2021
Full time Marketing

Job Description

What is BlockFi?

BlockFi’s mission is to provide liquidity, transparency and efficiency to digital financial markets by creating products that meet the needs of consumers and corporations across the globe. We build bridges between traditional finance and digital markets that enable growth for all participants.

We’re a team of builders and strivers, proud to champion financial inclusivity and offer economic opportunities around the globe. We provide the same inclusivity to our team members. BlockFi is a place where diversity is celebrated, individuality is recognized, and every single team member is valued. We are changing the status quo to be the first financial company that people love, and we rely on our people to make it happen!

BlockFi is looking for a Growth Product Manager to join our Growth Technology team!

About the Team

Our Growth Technology team works cross functionally with Product Marketing, Design, & Analytics to create the easiest user experience for investors to buy, sell, and earn cryptocurrency.  Our team grows BlockFi’s audience by obsessively analyzing acquisition, engagement and retention data and along with qualitative feedback to ensure we continuously prioritize the voice of the customer and deliver the right value proposition. Your colleagues at BlockFi are pragmatic problem solvers that are excited to tackle the most interesting challenges in the Crypto-FinTech arena.  

Your Mission

As a Growth Product Manager, you'll build foundational capabilities and infrastructure to unlock growth across all products and segments. This role will be a part of the Growth Technology team. The Growth Technology team is committed to building foundational internal tools and systems which empower BlockFi to acquire and engage clients in a scalable and efficient manner. You’ll have a high degree of ownership as you’ll work cross-functionally with growth, product, and engineering teams to understand the problem space, define projects, and help design and launch new products. 

You’ll own the strategy, roadmap, and execution of key growth product initiatives focused on, but not limited to scaling our A/B testing infrastructure, tools for conversion optimization and our product engagement suite. 

Responsibilities:

  • Understand and strategize for the unique problems and needs of growing BlockFi’s growth and marketing systems at scale
  • Own a set of products & integrations from problem space to launch
  • Define goals for marketing KPIs. Identify the necessary tooling and complete integrations to achieve those goals
  • Define epic and user story requirements and acceptance criteria for both technical and non-technical requirements
  • Evaluate and recommend third party tools. Make buy versus build decisions.
  • Oversee the capture and flow of data to empower growth/marketing teams with visibility and tooling
  • Partner with internal and external teams to improve our products
  • Collaborate with engineers, data scientists, data analysts, marketing and other cross-functional teams to identify opportunities for growth
  • Build, test, and ship product experiments
  • Draw inferences from data and create strategies
  • Measure impact of your work, monitor and report
  • Manage cross-team dependencies
  • Build instrumentation, monitoring and evaluation capabilities to create better products
  • Communicate to team, stakeholders, clients, and vendors effectively 
  • Recognize and communicate risks/concerns 
  • Partner up with Engineering Managers to lead multiple engineering teams. Experience working with external dev agencies is a plus. 
  • Create and document processes to increase team productivity

Your Expertise:

  • 3+ years of product management experience working with growth or marketing teams
  • A good understanding of growth loops and various marketing automation domains including email, push, paid growth etc
  • Experience building internal tools or internal solutions for your company's teams
  • Experience working with CDPs (Segment), CMS (Contentful), A/B testing (LaunchDarkly), Mobile Attribution (Branch), product analytics (Amplitude) and CRM (Braze). (Our stack in parentheses)
  • Comfort with generating ideas, researching potential product extensions, or experimenting with new ideas
  • Curiosity and passion to constantly learn new things; BlockFi changes fast, and we need the people who work here to be able to change and learn fast too
  • Strong self-motivation skills and the confidence to make decisions in ambiguous and ever-shifting situations
  • Experience building marketing tech products a plus
  • Knowledge of crypto is not a requirement, but the desire to learn about it is 

Your Perks:

We benefit from the great work our employees do each day. That is why we are committed to providing a variety of awesome benefits to help them live their best lives.

  • Competitive salary because we value your experience and expertise
  • Unlimited vacation / sick days because everyone deserves time for R&R
  • Employer contribution towards health coverage (including vision & dental) because your physical health and well-being is important to us 
  • Various fringe benefits such as 401k, Parental Leave, FSA/HSA, and Employee Assistance Programs because health coverage is more than just choosing your yearly plan 
  • Flexible work environment because we are a geographically dispersed team and we believe in balance
  • Pet insurance because all of your beloved family members should have coverage too
  • Weekly lunch stipend because there is such a thing as a free lunch! 
  • A close-knit team of enthusiastic, collegial and driven people to work alongside in a highly meritocratic environment because teamwork makes the dreamwork

Why BlockFi?

BlockFi has experienced incredible growth since our launch in August 2017. Our client base has grown to more than 225,000 (and counting), and the company now boasts more than $15 billion in assets on our platform. We recently completed a Series D funding round placing the company's valuation at $3 billion, and our team now has more than 500 people worldwide. We have established ourselves as a crypto market leader, and as we expand our product suite and geographic footprint, we expect our addressable market to grow exponentially.

BlockFi's leadership team has decades of experience in the traditional financial services and banking world, and we take a conservative approach to regulation that will position us well for sustainable long-term growth and expansion.

Our team is comprised of highly motivated professionals from diverse backgrounds. We are aiming to become the leading lender in crypto and are poised to redefine the global financial ecosystem for the better. In addition:

  • BlockFi is one of the first companies to ever offer crypto-backed loans and the only company whose founding team has an institutional understanding of the debt capital markets and regulatory landscape in the U.S.
  • $100 MM of Series A, B, and C funding led by Valar Ventures with participation from Susquehanna, Winklevoss Capital, Fidelity, Galaxy Digital, Akuna Capital, and Morgan Creek
  • $350 MM of Series D funding led by Bain Capital Ventures, partners of DST Global, Pomp Investments and Tiger Global
  • We are moving quickly and have already deployed substantial capital into the space, proving our ability to execute and capture customer demand